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Monodactylus Argenteus

Length: 10.0"
Sex: Hard to tell females have a different shaped fins.
Feeding: Flakes, brine shrimp.
Social Behaviour: Peaceful schooling fish. They will eat small fish.

Up Keep: Minimum tank size of 30 gal. Prefers coral and sand for the bottom. Should be kept in brackish water with plants that can survive in salt water.
Breeding: Will as they get older fry are very hard to see.
Comments: Put in a planted tank because of there veggie diet. These fish are not for a beginner. Water should be brackish with good aeration. The use of a protein skimmer will promote better health of Monos. These fish are peaceful but will eat smaller fishes.

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